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EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of North Texas School of Visual Communication & Design

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QUALIFICATIONS

I have experience in all levels of the creative process as an art director, designer and multi-channel marketer.

Building brands and conceptual/campaign development are my strongest skills and I have experience in all areas of B2C and B2B marketing. Being a hands-on creative has led to an expert level of proficiency in all major computer software including Adobe Creative Cloud-Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Fireworks, XD, Muse, Keynote, Sketch and InVision.

I am versed in all aspects of TV and video creation and production, photography, interactive development UI/UX (responsive web & app), research, wireframes, prototyping, user testing, social media engagement and all types of visual design. Additionally, I have proven experience in concept and development in the experiential shopper marketing retail space.

  • Extensive experience in both traditional and interactive advertising
  • On the ground floor of major shifts in marketing including the birth of brands on the web and launch of social media
  • Worked on global, national and regional accounts, with agencies both large and small
  • UI/UX design for desktop and mobile using a user-first design approach

ABOUT ME

I have extensive experience in both traditional advertising, as well as, interactive. I have been on the ground floor of major shifts in marketing including the birth of brands on the web and the launch of social media. In addition, I have worked on global, national and regional accounts, with agencies both large and small.

I have won a few awards including a Cannes Cyber Lions, 2 London International Advertising Awards and several Addy awards.

BRAND EXPERIENCE

"It's not about knowing all the gimmicks and photo tricks. If you haven't got the eye, no program will give it to you."

david carson

Skills

MULTI CHANNEL

MULTI CHANNEL

I think all elements of a brand should work together so that the user experience is seamless from digital to in-store

Advertising

Advertising

Big ideas & branding are my specialty and I have award winning experience in the traditional print, outdoor and digital space

Interactive

Interactive

From app and mobile responsive websites to online ad campaigns, I can concept, wireframe, design and execute across all platforms.

Broadcast

Broadcast

From concept to execution. I can storyboard, cast, art direct, direct and edit small & large budget productions

Package Design

Package Design

From concept to production, I have worked on multiples levels of packaging and printed both in China and the US

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

I have created and developed countless logos, collateral pieces, in-store POP and environmental design for brands both large and small

"An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it."

Bill Bernbach

Some Fun Facts

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